Owen Robertson produced the artwork for the cover of Ups and Downs along the Black Sea in the reverse footsteps of Xenophon and Coffeehouse Footnotes. Owen is 22 and lives in London. After getting an 'A' grade in his Fine Art 'A' level, he did an Art Foundation course at Cambridge Regional College. Owen is now at Wimbledon College, part of the University of Arts London, where he is doing a three year course studying film production design. Owen has experimented with many art forms including painting, drawing, etching and photography and has also tried his hand at animation. He enjoys playing the saxophone and football - although not at the same time.